Course Details
  • The ABC Project Management Institute is 80 hours of instruction in two non-concurrent 40-hour sessions with an interim period between classes for applied assignments and reporting.
  • This intensive management education program is held at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • Classes are in session from 8:00 a.m. through 9:00 p.m. with a welcoming dinner and reception and a closing and graduation banquet.
  • Class size is limited to provide an interactive experience and to allow the faculty to be fully available to the attendees.
What The sessions will offer

The ABC Project Management Institute was designed by and specifically for today's contractors. Owners, project managers, estimators, and any employee involved in managing projects are recommended to attend.  Refer to the following on why it is beneficial to attend these courses:

  • Attendees will learn how to utilize and develop tools that will improve profitability and productivity as well as increase customer satisfaction.
  • Interactive course focused on application.
  • Course instructors are from the nationally recognized Department of Building and Construction Management at Purdue University and hold over 80 years combined project management experience.
  • Class specifically focuses on project management - using real examples and case studies.
  • Participants will obtain management tools that will positively impact their firm.
Hotel Information

Rooms have been held at the Purdue Union Club Hotel, which is located on campus within walking distance to class. The standard room rate is approximately $98/night.  Please contact the hotel as soon as possible to reserve your room: Please be sure to mention "ABC Project Management Class" when making your reservation. 

The Purdue Union Club Hotel
State & Grant Streets
West Lafayette, IN 47906
1 (800) 320-6291
$4,400 per registrant—must be received before the first class of the first session begins. If paying by check, please make the check out to the following:

Purdue Project Management
c/o Associated Builders and Contractors 
440 First Street, NW 
Suite 200 
Washington, DC 20001 
Attention: Haley Moyers

Registration for 2018 is coming soon!

2018 Session Schedule
Registration Coming Soon! 
January 9-14, 2018
April 17-22, 2018
April 24-29, 2018
May 29- June 3, 2018
August 21-26, 2018
October 2-7, 2018
September 18-23, 2018
November 6-11, 2018


For more information, please download the quick facts information sheet.

To maintain the intimate, hands-on learning environment, space is limited. Most sessions sell out within days of open registration. Only prepaid registrations are guaranteed.

Register for a PMI Session

$4,400 includes instruction, course materials, student manual, attendance certificates and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during both course sessions.

Course Material
While all written course materials and manuals are provided, attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet computer for ease of reviewing the materials and assignments during the session. Attendees will be given assignments to complete in the interim between sessions 1 and 2 that are considered a part of the course curriculum. Participants choosing not to complete the interim assignments may be denied a completion certificate.

The Indianapolis Airport (IND) is approximately one hour from the Purdue University campus.

Business casual dress is recommended for your entire stay.

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations made up to 3 weeks prior to the start of the first session will be offered a refund (less a $100 processing fee) or a transfer credit towards a future Project Management Institute. Cancellations made less than 3 weeks prior to the start of the first session (including no-shows) cannot be refunded or transferred.Substitutions are permitted up to one week prior to the sessions. Registrants who have attended the first session but are unable to attend the second session will forfeit their space and registration fee. Attendees may re-enroll in a later second session for a fee of $2,000. ABC reserves the right to cancel programs with low enrollment up to 21 days prior to the course start date.
$4,400 per registrant—must be received before the first class of the first session begins.

Note: Registration for 2018 coming soon! For more information or questions, please email Haley Moyers at

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